STEM Design Challenges



Engineering Design Loop   
Graphic    Graphic with notes


The Write Tools
     Intro Activity - design a name tag

General STEM Challenges
The following challenges are written for K-5 use.  The challenge can be done as the "general" challenge or you can use the differentiated version for your grade level.  All levels (general and K-5) are included in the file.
    The Art Exhibit

    Get the Table Ready       
              SMART Notebook          Student Pages PDF  WORD  (more appropriate for upper grades but can be modified)

ELA Unit 1
Morris Goes to School
     Text Connection:  Morris Goes to School

REACH STEM Enrichment Lesson:   Alphabet City       Examples of Products

ELA Unit 2
Staying Dry
     Text Connection:  What's It Like to be a Fish?

ELA Unit 3
The Boy Who Used Light and Sound
     Text Connection:  The Boy Who Cried Wolf

ELA Unit 4
     under construction

ELA Unit 5

The Tallest Tower
     Text Connection: The Man Who Walked Between the Towers 
ELA Unit 6

Weeding the Rice
     Text Connection: 
The Korean Cinderella


Online STEM Resources  list of resources found online


Online STEM Resources  list of resources found online